May 21, 2019
5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD 20784
301-277-1710; TTY 301-699-2544
$8/person; $6/person in groups of 20 or more
The Jungle Book
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
The Publick Playhouse is pleased to present the GEICO Gecko Series, a series of midweek matinees for youth generously supported by the GEICO Philanthropic Foundation. GEICO Gecko Series matinees are free to qualifying Title 1 schools, giving young people the opportunity to experience outstanding performances at the Publick Playhouse. Educators, look for the GEICO Gecko that identifies the performances and call Group Sales at 301-277-1710 to reserve your space.
Join young Mowgli as he learns the laws of the jungle in this time-honored adventure. With the help of friends such as the black panther Bagheera and Baloo, the lovable bear, Mowgli learns about friendship and survival.
Cheer as Mowgli faces his fear and foils his nemesis, the tiger Shere Khan. Virginia Rep on Tour’s musical production of Rudyard Kipling’s classic will delight both the young and the young at heart.
Curriculum Connection: Language Arts (Literature, Reading, Speaking, and Listening),
Character Development, Social Studies
Recommended for grades K–5